Everton midfielder Tom Cleverley was left "shaken" after his £3.5million home was robbed by a group a thugs around 20.00 last Friday night.
26-year-old Cleverley was spending the night at home with ex-TOWIE star wife Georgina Dorsett and their two-year-old daughter. A gang of robbers targeted the footballer's house due to his wealth and stole £175,000 worth of belongings.
Amongst the property stolen was Cleverley's Range Rovers, valued at £100,000. Wife Georgina saw £75,000 worth of jewellery and a handbag stolen. The masked gang threatened the family with baseball bats and expendable batons in order to obtain the expensive possessions.
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Tom Cleverley is not the first Manchester-based footballer to be targeted by burglars. Now Paris-Saint-Germain forward Angel Di Maria also had his home raided earlier this year when he was a Manchester United player.
Cleverley joined Everton from Old Trafford in the summer after a successful loan period at Aston Villa last season. The versatile midfielder is currently on the sidelines after suffering ligament damage during the Toffees league game against Tottenham Hotspur, being stretchered off in the first half.
The England international has not been married to wife Georgina long. The couple celebrated their wedding day this summer where several high profile names in attendance. Ex-Manchester United teammate Wayne Rooney and wife Coleen were there to congratulate the newly-weds.
A source close to the family has said the only thing on the couple's mind was protecting their two-year-old daughter. Despite not being physically hurt by the bat-wielding gang, Cleverley and his wife were left unsurprisingly "shaken" by the ordeal.
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